Business VoIP Blog

The 6 Best Case Scenarios to Switch to Business VoIP

There comes a time when you are growing your business when you come to a specific problem or crossroads. Whether it involves hiring staff, looking for a new office, or maybe putting aside budget for next quarters digital marketing spend. Whatever the case, I like to call these “good problems” in business. When your business …

Holiday Season Reminder

The winter holidays are upon us. Whether you celebrate it or not, the business world has certainly slowed down.  Many executives, managers, and employees take the slow period as an opportunity to take time off work to spend time with family.  It is a wonderful time of the year. With that, have you prepared your …

What you need to know before making the switch to Business VoIP

It’s happening! You’ve been thinking about it for a while now and have finally decided to switch to business VoIP. Good news, you are not alone! According to a recent study by VoIP comparison resource Software Advice, more than half of prospective buyers were investing in business VoIP service for the first time. The bad …

Business Phone Systems 101

This is a very high level introduction to business phone systems aimed at conveying the right message to business owners, executives, stakeholders, and managers for over 10 years now. The topics are as follows: Note:  If you need more information or clarification please contact me. This is a working document and I will update it …

3 reasons to ditch your POTS for VoIP today

Are you still using the plain old telephone system (POTS) to run your business?  How do you know when it is time to switch to VoIP?  I am going to briefly discuss what are the 3 main reasons its time to ditch your POTS solution for VoIP today. VoIP Features I am not going to …

VoIP Routers and QoS Primer

Update: Check out our VoIP router compatibility guide to help you quickly assess your problem. You are sitting at your office desk, and suddenly you realize that your phone is not working or the voice quality is very non-human, almost like a robot! Adding further to your embarrassment all your incoming calls is going to your …

Why Entrepreneurs should be proud to be called a Jack of all Trades

I recently hosted Startup Canada’s weekly Twitter chat (#startupchats) and the title of the topic was “Keep Grinding: An Entrepreneur Toolbox”.  The purpose of the conversation was to find out why entrepreneurs are “Jack of All Trades” and what are the tools that help them stay focused and on their Grind. What caught me right …

The Essential Business VoIP Features That You Need to Know

Can you imagine receiving an urgent voicemail in your email inbox while you are on the road, getting an important business call on your laptop when you are at an internet cafe, or perhaps your company having a phone number with a California area code despite the fact that your offices are in Texas? Sounds …

Back in around 2006-2007, TechCrunch was probably at its strongest and if your company by covered by this famous website you could expect a monster rush of up to 70,000 new registrations in a short period afterwards. Additionally, you were probably inundated with requests from people attempting to sell you services not to mention the …

Do you have a Conference Bridge Ready?

We live in a world and age where the strong rule over the weak. The same is true in the competitive business environment. Most corporations and international companies have many more tools at their disposal, being able to wipe out their weaker competition with ease. On the other hand, small businesses lack the tools and …